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  • www.amgen.com
  • Thousand Oaks, CA
  • 10000+ Employees
  • 1980
  • Company - Public (AMGN)
  • Biotech & Pharmaceutical
  • $10+ billion (USD)

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At Amgen, there is no choice but better.  Because going halfway will never get us to tomorrow. We’re transforming the promise of science and biotechnology into therapies that have the power to restore health. We leverage our global talent—22,000 scientists and professionals—to ...
Mission:  To serve patients. Amgen strives to serve patients by transforming the promise of science and biotechnology into therapies that have the power to restore health or save lives. In everything we do, we aim to fulfill our mission to serve patients. And every step of the way, we ...

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Amgen Reviews

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"Great place to work!"

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Work culture, work life balance, opportunity to work with great teams and minds, a true leader in healthcare

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Not one I can think of - great place to work!
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Diversity & Inclusion at Amgen

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Amgen Interviews

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Neutral19%
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Company Updates

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2 Mar 2021

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We’re honoring Women's History Month by spotlighting women from our Women Empowered to be Exceptional (WE2) resource group as they share their hopes for a more equal future. Today we feature Natasha Bond, who, as a mother with a teenage daughter, is very focused on female empowerment: “I have run programs to expose girls to career opportunities, mentorship, and motivational speakers designed to help girls understand how they can and should participate and self-advocate. I also hope that I am an advocate for early-career professional women at Amgen. It is critical that this next generation bring their expertise and approach to creating a more diverse and therefore more innovative dynamic.” Stay tuned for more spotlights throughout Women’s History Month.

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25 Feb 2021

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Over the last several years the Environmental, Health, Safety, and Sustainability (EHSS) department has been joining forces with Amgen's Latin Employee Network (ALEN) to bring the gift of life to patients at Children's Hospital Los Angeles. This year because of their hard work, Amgen has received the Children’s Hospital Los Angeles (CHLA) Community Partner Award. Since the start of our initial partnership in 2017, they have helped provide Children's Hospital, Los Angeles, with the blood products needed for patients. They have registered a total of 698 donors and were able to collect 567 successful units of blood, which can potentially help save up to 1,701 lives. Congratulations to the Environmental, Health, Safety, and Sustainability (EHSS) department and Amgen’s Latin Employee Network!

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Amgen Awards & Accolades

  • Glassdoor’s Highest Rated Companies for Vacation and Time OffGlassdoor.com2018
  • 2018 Best for Vets EmployerMilitary Times2018

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What is health insurance like at Amgen?

...Excellent Companies benefits, 401K, medical insurance, bonus, development...

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